CastBox Podcast App
Company: CastBox, San Francisco, CA
Company Description: CastBox is an award-winning global podcast platform that enables anyone to easily find, access, create and enjoy spoken audio content. CastBox gives users access to endless content in multiple languages, anywhere, through any device. CastBox’s proprietary technology includes features like curated podcast recommendations and in-audio deep search to customize the listening experience.
Nomination Category: App & Mobile Website Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Entertainment
Nomination Title: CastBox, the podcast app connecting people around the world to spoken audio content
The date on which this nominated mobile site or app was first published: March 2016
Briefly describe this mobile site or app’s objectives and how it has met those objectives (up to 200 words). If applicable, include here the platforms your app supports:
Since its debut onto the Google Play store in 2016, CastBox has built a podcasting platform that caters to the wants and needs of its users. Founded by Ex-Googler, Renee Wang, the podcast app has won the hearts of listeners around the world with 15 million users with 1.8 million daily active users tuning every day.
It’s the first and only podcast platform that allows content creators to upload podcasts directly from their mobile devices. CastBox’s proprietary technology includes features like curated podcast recommendations and “in-audio deep search,” a feature that allows users to search through a catalogue of podcasts for a specific phrase or word. Using the “in-audio” search, each individual user is able to create a completely unique podcast listening experience for themselves, by discovering new shows, which in turn helps promote newer podcasters reach their target audience
With a simple user interface, CastBox provides users with access to endless podcast content (50 million episodes and growing) in multiple languages, from anywhere, across all platforms including Android, iOS, desktop, smart cars and home devices.
CastBox is on a mission to enable listeners everywhere to easily find, access, create and enjoy spoken audio content.
List the appropriate creative and production credits for this app: Advertising Agency/City: Client: Art Director: Cinematographer: Creative Director: Designer: Director: Illustrator/City: Music Producer/City: Photographer/City: Printer/City: Producer: Production Company/City: Programmer: Writer: Web Development Firm/City: None